User:Masalai

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"Still, a lot of good work—verifiable, informative, brain-leapingly strange—is being cast out of this paperless, infinitely expandable accordion folder by people who have a narrow, almost grade-schoolish notion of what sort of curiosity an on-line encyclopedia will be able to satisfy in the years to come.

"Anybody can 'pull the trigger' on an article (as Broughton phrases it)—you just insert a double-bracketed software template. It's harder to improve something that's already written, or to write something altogether new, especially now that so many of the World Book–sanctioned encyclopedic fruits are long plucked. There are some people on Wikipedia now who are just bullies, who take pleasure in wrecking and mocking peoples' work—even to the point of laughing at nonstandard "English." They poke articles full of warnings and citation-needed notes and deletion prods till the topics go away."

—Nicholson Baker, "The Charms of Wikipedia," New York Review of Books, Volume 55, Number 4, March 20, 2008

SK-Ribbon.jpg Saskatchewan Spotlight Award
A large thank you goes out to Masalai at this time.

Announcement:
WikiProject Saskatchewan/Newsletter/November 2008

Wikipedia:WikiProject Saskatchewan

               WikiProject Saskatchewan Barnstar

WikiProject Saskatchewan barnstars are the official award for outstanding, extensive, high-quality, or generally valued contributions to WikiProject Saskatchewan Or they can be awarded by anyone, to anyone who has showed significant efforts to improve WikiProject Saskatchewan.

Great work on Sk placenames SriMesh | talk 03:52, 4 December 2007 (UTC) [edit] Re: Regina, SK article

ILoveSK.jpg I Love Saskatchewan Award
Masalai has recived this award in 2009 for improving Saskatchewan related articles, uploading new photos and monitoring articles. See also the announcement in the Wikipedia:WikiProject Saskatchewan/Newsletter/March 2009 newsletter !!!